Professional Courses

We run courses throughout the year to complement your continuous professional development as a marine biologist


Our professional courses are run by industry leading experts who draw on their extensive expertise to help you develop your skills, knowledge and experience.  All courses are designed to not only impart the content in a way that is easy to learn but also to give you the opportunity to ask questions that are pertinent to your particular situation.    

The friendly environment and opportunity to engage with and share knowledge and information with peers makes these not only a valuable learning experience but also an enjoyable one.

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Upcoming Professional Courses

Juvenile plaice in the MBA aquaria

Marine fish ID skills

One of the MBA's research vessels; MBA Sepia

Boat-based marine ecological survey techniques


Introduction to Plankton